Hole Inspection System for Ceramics

A system using image processing to check the number and positioning of holes opened in a ceramic.

image:Hole inspection system for ceramics

System configuration

  • Analog line scan camera
  • Image collection board
  • Digital I / O board


Automatic inspection of holes opened in a ceramic. The system compares pre-installed data showing the correct number of holes to an image of the ceramic being inspected.

Programming language

LabVIEW 8.2.1, NI Vision Ver 8.2.0

System benefits and sales points

  • Non-contact inspection (image processing)
  • Recording of inspection history (CSV) and automatic saving of images of defective ceramics (most recent 10 images)

Technical features

Detection of small holes is enabled with a high-quality line scan camera